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xBacked Launches xUSD, a 110% Over-Collateralised Stablecoin for Algorand Positioned to Transform the DeFi Realm

MEDIA RELEASE xBacked is a permissionless over-collateralized stablecoin protocol built on Algorand that allows anyone to use cryptocurrency without the volatility xBacked's decentralised stablecoin xUSD is available now to be minted on the platform, and aims to maintain a stable value of $1 USD backed by assets in the basket Stability pool, on-chain governance and TGE (token generation event) will be available in the coming months 17 JANUARY 2023: Launching today, xBacked is set to raise the bar with its over-collateralized stablecoin, xUSD. Built on Algorand and backed by multiple

Ubisoft invests in blockchain gaming

Ubisoft’s second quarterly earnings report revealed some interesting news today about the company’s investments. According to the document, the Assassin’s Creed and Far Cry developer is getting into blockchain gaming. Ubisoft participated in a funding round for Australian gaming company Animoca Brands, which was founded in 2014 by Yat Siu and David Kim. Animoca Brands has a few blockchain games currently available. There’s the racing game REVV Motorsport and NFT game F1 Delta Time, where players can collect various racing-related NFTs. For those more into building and exploration, there’s The

Hearthstone Patch 21.6, Deadmines mini-set arriving on Nov. 2

Hearthstone’s Patch 21.6 is a large-scale update for all of its game modes and is arriving Nov. 2. The main appeal of this patch is the upcoming mini-set for the United in Stormwind expansion, which is themed after the Deadmines in Westfall. Similar to previous mini-sets, this one will be available for either $14.99 or 2,000 gold. Players unable to buy the mini-set through this method can find these cards in their United in Stormwind packs. The Deadmines mini-set will release Nov. 2, and players can expect four legendary cards,

Apex Legends: Escape Patch Notes Revealed

Apex LegendsPhoto by EAWith Apex Legends: Escape being days away, EA has revealed patch notes just before we are able to get our hands on the new season.Along with the exciting reveal of the new character, Ash, we also see some changes to current characters already in the game.Apex Legends: Escape is just days away, and with it brings:? : A simulacrum with secrets? : Terrifying new tropical terrain⚡ : Some Legend changes we’re ec-staic to share, and more!Peep the patch notes below and play Escape starting Nov 2.?: https://t.co/ZT57AQhzHG

G2 jungler Jankos explains why Europe fell short at Worlds 2021: ‘We have about 18 games in a split. [LCK teams] can play up to f*****g 60, 70 games’

Earlier this week, G2 Esports jungler Jankos sounded off on the pitfalls of the LEC and why professional League of Legends in Europe pales in comparison to other regions across the globe.  Jankos mentioned how players from Europe were being sold and bought out by North American teams during the offseason process. Last year, European natives like Perkz, Alphari, and others were picked up by North American squads ahead of the regular season.  [embedded content] “Half of our players [are] being sold to NA every single split because EU teams

Astralis Reportedly Looking to Transfer Bubzkji

CSGOBubzkji joined Astralis back in July of 2020 / Photo courtesy of AstralisAstralis is actively looking to transfer Lucas "Bubzkji" Andersen to another organization, according to a report from Jaxon.gg. None of the organizations that were reportedly offered Bubzkji have commented yet.Since Astalis recently extended Andreas "Xyp9x" Højsleth's contract for four more years, it should come as no surprise that the organization is looking to transfer Bubzkij. Adding onto this is the fact that Bubzkji was left of Astralis' PGL Major squad.The Astralis PGL Major Squad.⭐ @dupreeh⭐ @Luckyv1CSGO⭐ @gla1ve_csgo⭐ @MagiskCS⭐

Astralis actively offer Bubzkji to other organisations – Report

Astralis are actively seeking a transfer for Bubzkji, and have offered him to several organisations since the beginning of October, according to a report by Christian Slot for Jaxon.gg. It had already seemed apparent that Bubzkji's days in the team were numbered, firstly due to reports that surfaced in September that Kristian "⁠k0nfig⁠" Wienecke was nearing a move to Astralis, and then because of his removal from the active lineup for the Major, which was announced at the beginning of October. Read more k0nfig nears Astralis move - Report Astralis

Apex Legends Dev Promises Plenty of Loot in Storm Point

Apex LegendsImage courtesy of Respawn EntertainmentAn Apex Legends developer has responded to concerns over Storm Point's loot pool.Many Apex fans will be anxiously awaiting the drop of Season 11: Escape. Along with newly playable legend, Ash, a new map will be available for players to get stuck into. Having been previously teased, and become known as Tropic Island in various leaks, Storm Point will be the latest map to be added to Apex Legends. While the launch of a new season and new content is exciting, many Apex fans already

Spacestation Gaming’s Frexs talks ALGS, input wars, and building a winning team

As the Apex Legends Global Series kicked off last weekend, fans eagerly awaited what seemed like a lobby of death. North America’s Pro League day two lobby, composed of Groups A and D, featured some of the game’s most popular and feared teams: TSM, G2, Cloud 9, and Team Liquid. These were some of North America’s most experienced squads, set up to clash at the start of the new season. They weren’t alone, though. Teams like reigning ALGS champs 100 Thieves, XSET, and SHEEEEEEEESH promised to make the lobby competitive